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Blackadders LLP

30 & 34 REFORM STREET, DUNDEE, DD1 1RJ, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 01382 229222
Fax:
Fax 01382 342220
DX:
LP 6 DUNDEE
Email:
Web:
www.blackadders.co.uk

Johnston Clark

Tel:
Work 01382 342205
Email:
Blackadders LLP

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Managing partner of Blackadders LLP; chief executive of Blackadders wealth management; partner in the private client division. In addition to his wills trusts and estates practice, Johnston has day-to-day financial responsibility for the operations of a Housing Association and a significant independent charity for disabled children.

Career

Trained Blackadders; qualified 1985; partner 1988 to date; managing partner now specialising in private client having spent time in general commercial. Current directorship: Dundee City Developments Ltd.

Member

STEP; Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment.

Education

High School of Dundee; University of Aberdeen (1984 LLB Dip LP).

Leisure

Tennis, golf, watching football.


Scotland: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and executries

Within: Personal tax, trusts and executries

Blackadders LLP provides ‘excellent value for money’ and its team possesses ‘exceptional clarity of thought and knowledge of the law and procedure surrounding professional practice and conduct issues’. Managing partner Johnston Clark is noted for his ‘approachability’, ‘legal knowledge’ and ‘genuine interest in helping others’. He has extensive experience in business succession planning, particularly in farming families. Douglas Sneddon leads the firm’s executry team and acts for a number of charitable trusts. The ‘personable and efficient’ Robert Forman is a general private client practitioner, who advises on wills, estates and the preservation of assets for elderly clients. Laura McDowall specialises in adults with incapacity, including powers of attorney, guardianship orders and financial management, acting for individuals, charities and local authorities throughout Scotland. Scott Williamson is recommended for his expertise in trust law.

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